Table 3

Table3: Current use of contraception by age

 

      Percent distribution of all women and currently married women by contraceptive method currently used, according to age, Cambodia 2005

Age

Any
method
Any modern
method
Modern method Any
tradi-
tional
method
    Traditional method Not
currently
using
Total Number
of
women
Female
sterili-
zation
Male
sterili-
zation
Daily
pill
Monthly
pill
IUD Inject-
ables
Im-
plants
Male
con-
dom
LAM Rhythm With-
drawal
Folk
method

                                                                                              ALL WOMEN

 15-19 2.1 1.4 0.0 0.0 0.7 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.7 0.1 0.6 0.0 97.9 100.0 3,601
 20-24 19.1 12.9 0.1 0.0 5.9 0.9 0.5 3.5 0.1 1.8 0.1 6.2 1.8 4.3 0.0 80.9 100.0 3,045
 25-29 31.8 23.4 0.7 0.1 11.3 1.2 1.0 6.1 0.0 2.9 0.0 8.5 2.7 5.8 0.0 68.2 100.0 2,051
 30-34 40.8 27.9 1.4 0.0 10.9 1.5 1.8 8.2 0.6 3.2 0.2 12.9 4.8 8.2 0.0 59.2 100.0 2,082
 35-39 40.8 28.4 1.9 0.1 11.0 1.9 2.4 8.8 0.1 2.1 0.1 12.4 4.5 7.8 0.1 59.2 100.0 2,229
 40-44 33.6 22.1 2.3 0.1 7.7 1.3 1.5 7.2 0.1 1.8 0.1 11.5 3.8 7.6 0.1 66.4 100.0 2,112
 45-49 16.5 9.4 2.6 0.1 2.5 0.2 0.6 2.2 0.0 1.0 0.0 7.0 3.4 3.5 0.1 83.5 100.0 1,703
Total 24.1 16.4 1.1 0.1 6.6 0.9 1.1 4.7 0.1 1.7 0.1 7.7 2.7 5.0 0.0 75.9 100.0 16,823

                                                                                              CURRENTLY MARRIED WOMEN

 15-19 20.8 13.7 0.0 0.0 7.0 0.6 1.7 1.6 0.0 2.8 0.1 7.1 1.2 5.9 0.0 79.2 100.0 363
 20-24 34.6 23.3 0.2 0.0 10.7 1.6 1.0 6.3 0.1 3.0 0.2 11.3 3.3 7.9 0.1 65.4 100.0 1,671
 25-29 41.6 30.5 0.9 0.1 14.8 1.6 1.3 8.0 0.1 3.8 0.0 11.1 3.5 7.6 0.0 58.4 100.0 1,567
 30-34 49.0 33.4 1.5 0.1 13.1 1.8 2.2 9.9 0.7 3.9 0.3 15.6 5.7 9.8 0.0 51.0 100.0 1,729
 35-39 49.6 34.5 2.3 0.1 13.3 2.2 2.9 10.8 0.1 2.5 0.1 15.1 5.5 9.5 0.1 50.4 100.0 1,826
 40-44 42.6 28.0 2.6 0.1 9.9 1.6 1.9 9.1 0.1 2.3 0.1 14.7 4.9 9.7 0.1 57.4 100.0 1,652
 45-49 21.2 11.9 3.0 0.2 3.4 0.3 0.7 3.0 0.0 1.4 0.0 9.3 4.4 4.7 0.1 78.8 100.0 1,278
Total 40.0 27.2 1.7 0.1 11.0 1.6 1.8 7.9 0.2 2.9 0.1 12.8 4.5 8.3 0.1 60.0 100.0 10,087

      Note: If more than one method is used, only the most effective method is considered in this tabulation
        LAM : Lactational amenorrhea method